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The Talking Dead #25: How much video is too much video?

Hello everything,

Jason and I are the only two behind microphones on this week’s instalment of The Talking Dead. Tune in to hear us discuss the following topics:

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/talkingdead, or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/thetalkingdead.

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Talking Dead #24 – “Squibbage”

Hey everybody,

We’re back with a huge episode of The Talking Dead this week. There’s lots of news, listener feedback, and Dave makes his triumphant return – at least for a little while. You’ll also want to tune in to hear if you’re the lucky winner in our Dead Rising 2 contest.

This week in the news:

IMDB casting update:

IMDB episode title changes

  • “Days Gone Bye”
  • “Guts”
  • “Tell it to the Frogs”
  • “Vatos”
  • “Wildfire”
  • “TS-19”

AMC releases a “sizzle reel” for The Walking Dead
Fan created opening title credit sequence
AMC to premiere first full scenes at NY Comic-con
New Poster
Sarah Wayne Callies had her doubts about TWD
The Walking Dead to be released concurrently in print and digital
Entertainment One lands The Walking Dead

All this plus listener feedback and our Dead Rising 2 contest winner!

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/talkingdead, or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/thetalkingdead.

Leave us a message on The Talking Dead voicemail line at: 206-202-1568.

The Talking Dead #23: “Bicycle Girl Interview”

Hey everybody,

Jason and I are very happy to welcome Bicycle Girl herself on the show this week, Melissa Cowan! If you don’t know her now, you certainly will after seeing her work in The Walking Dead. She plays one of the first zombies that Rick encounters on his way to Atlanta. America’s #1 zombie joins us for the first half of the show, and then we quickly run down this week’s TWD news.

For more information about Melissa Cowan, check out her Facebook fan page, or visit melissadcowan.com.

Also, we officially announced our very first giveaway this week! Check out talkingdeadpodcast.com/win-dead-rising-2 for more information.

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/talkingdead, or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/thetalkingdead.

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The Talking Dead #22 – “Yabba Gabba”

Hey everybody, thanks for tuning in to The Talking Dead. This week Scott Johnson from The Frogpants Network joins us to chat about the comic, as well as some of the bigger questions related to the TV adaptation.

We also bring you the latest news, which is as follows:

FK Channel in the UK premiere date
The 4th teaser trailer
Interview with TWD cinematographer David Boyd
Interview with Madison Lindtz (Sophia)
Image Comics is reprinting The Walking Dead #1

All this plus listener feedback. You can find listener Grant’s TWD wallpapers here, and the FK UK trailer on YouTube.

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/talkingdead, or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/thetalkingdead.

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The Talking Dead #21: “Swimming in Butter”

Hi everybody, and thanks for checking out episode #21 of The Talking Dead. Today on the program we welcome the creator of the Annotated Walking Dead Google Map, and Character list, Jason McDonald. That’s right, Jasons outnumber me 2 to 1 on this episode.

After interviewing Jason, all three of us get into the following news:

Casting update from IMDB

Episode titles, according to the IMDB

  • 1. “Pilot”
  • 2. “Dead Man’s Identity”
  • 3. “Fresh Meat”
  • 4. “Cold Blood”
  • 5. “Highway To Hell”
  • 6. “Unhappy Ending”

Three new teasers released
Season 2 Follow up – not happening?
Dread Central set visit part 4
Possible pilot screening in the UK on September 24?
The Walking Dead cupcakes
More awards for The Walking Dead comic
Footage at The Cologne Conference

All this plus listener feedback!

You can find Jason McDonald’s work at the following links:
Annotated Walking Dead Google Map
The Walking Dead character list
My Living Dead Girl

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/talkingdead, or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/thetalkingdead.

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The Talking Dead #20: Halloween Premiere!

Hey folks,

Big news this week! We now know when The Walking Dead will premiere on AMC! Jason and I discuss this plus a few other news items this week.

All this plus listener feedback! You can find listener Jason’s character list right here.

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/talkingdead, or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/thetalkingdead.

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The Walking Dead premieres October 31st

Hey folks,

I don’t post much news outside episodes of podcast, but this is just too awesome to pass up. AMC announced today that The Walking Dead will premiere on Halloween night, October 31st.

Not only that, but the Comic-con trailer is now officially online in glorious high quality. Check it out!

The Talking Dead #19: Crazy guys gang

This week on the Talking Dead Jason and I discuss the following:

New Walking Dead podcast, The Walking Deadcast.

Casting update from IMDB

  • Roger Herrera as Vato Gang Member
  • M.V. Oliphant as Nurse
  • Jevocas Green as zombie
  • IMDB now lists 7 episodes, not 6.

Frank Darabont explains why they chose Andrew Lincoln to play Rick Grimes
Gale Anne Hurd praises AMC
New photos from the set

Quick hits:

  • The Walking Dead will be featured on the cover of HorrorHound magazine in September. Melissa Cowan aka “bicycle girl” will be on the cover.
  • AMC releases an iPhone app with news and video for all their shows, including The Walking Dead
  • George Romero will likely NOT direct an episode of TWD. Talking to Shock Till You Drop: If approached by Frank Darabont Romero said: “I’d probably ѕау nο. Mу zombies аrе іn thе closet аnd I hаνе mу οwn particular way οf using thеm. I’m clinging tο mу οwn franchise, аѕ peculiar аѕ thаt іѕ. It’s nοt bіg box office, bυt іt’s mine.”
  • AMC asked on Twitter: If you lived in a post-apocalyptic world, would you rather be a human or a zombie?

A potential problem with The Walking Dead (by Keith McDuffee at cliqueclack.com)

Plus listener feedback and iTunes reviews.

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/fearhursttwitter.com/jasonmyles, or twitter.com/renerd.

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The Talking Dead #18: Wrap Party

Hey everybody,
Happy to bring you The Talking Dead episode 18. Jason and I run through all the latest cast members and news this week, including some brand new photos from The Walking Dead wrap party! Please note that throughout this episode we discuss plot points from the comic that could be a spoiler for you. Please take care when listening.
Show topics:

Plus listener feedback and iTunes reviews.

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/fearhursttwitter.com/jasonmyles, or twitter.com/renerd.

Leave us a message on The Talking Dead voicemail line at: 206-202-1568.

Episode 17 – Bicycle Girl

Hey all,

It’s the international edition of The Talking Dead this week. Jason and I may be on different continents, but that can’t stop us from recording a podcast. I apologize for the sub-standard audio quality, but hopefully you can handle Jason’s Skype-voice, and my heavy breathing. On episode 17 we discuss the following:

If you have any comments, questions, or feedback of any kind we’d love to hear it. Please email us at talkingdeadpodcast@gmail.com, or post comments below. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/fearhursttwitter.com/jasonmyles, or twitter.com/renerd.

Leave us a message on The Talking Dead voicemail line at: 206-202-1568.